With temperatures colder than -45C Monday Morning, Wolf Creek Public Schools has cancelled all busses and in-person classes.
The school division classified has closed all schools in the region, Feb. 8 due to the extreme cold.
Wolf Creek announced the desicion to close schools and cancel busses to keep staff and students safe, on Sunday.
Schools in the Catholic school division, Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools are still open, however all rural busses are cancelled.
In an email, Kelli Pickett, assistant transportation manager with RDCRS, said, “Blackfalds, Sylvan Lake, Olds, Innisfail and Rocky Mountain House school buses are cancelled however the schools are opened.”
An email is expected to be sent out to students in Chinook’s Edge this morning with further details about online learning for the day.